Thursday, 6:00-8:50 p.m., Tahoe Hall 1004
This course covers the organizational
use of information generated from transaction processing systems, management
information systems, and decision support systems. The uses of information
by managers for planning, control,and decision making purposes will be discussed.
The types of information systems implemented in various kinds of organizations
will be covered. Prerequisite: MIS 210 or equivalent. 3 units.
Note. Because Oracle's
Discoverer (along with Oracle9i) will be used to demonstrate the design
and implementation of a DSS, a background in database and SQL (MIS 211)
is necessay. If you do not possess this knowledge, you will have difficulty
with some of the assignments (although this will not prevent you from completing
Syllabus | Exams |
Class Notes |
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Syllabus (AdobeAcrobat Reader Required)
Exam Questions (Adobe Acrobat Reader Require
Exam 1 (updated: April 15)
Final Exam (updated: May 13)
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Handouts Compressed in self-extracting files
Compressed Powerpoint files. Download and unzip.
- Week 1 Intro to decision making and the organization, Simon's decision-making model, CSF, intro to DSS
- Week 2 Recap of last week, DSS defined
- Week 3 Recap of last week, DSS for ski resort planning, data warehouses and data mining, OLAP, GIS
- Week 4 Recap of last week, 'Are DSS effective?', modeling, GSS
- Week 5 Recap of last week, GSS, EIS
- Week 6 Recap of last week, GSS, EIS
- Week 7 KM, AI, expert systems
- Week 8 KM and org absorptive capacity, expert systems, knowledge acquisition
- Week 9 Knowledge acquisition
- Week 10 SAS decision trees, neural networks
- Week 11 Fuzzy logic, genetic algorithms (GA)
- Week 13 Intelligent agents
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Assignments(Adobe Acrobat Reader Required)
- H1 Oracle, SQL Plus and SQL.
Dump file This file contains the tables for H1. Download and save to your computer before unzipping.
Oracle documentation Format masks (models).
- H2 Intro to Oracle Discoverer.
Dump file This file contains the tables for H2. Download and save to your computer before unzipping.
- Research Paper Follow for both papers.
- H3 Intro to Oracle Discoverer Graphics.
- H6 Expert system
Exsys Compressed file.
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